Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Theology: learning, teaching, research

As one of the leading theological departments in the UK we enjoy an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

We offer a range of stimulating courses reflecting academic expertise in areas including philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.

Frances Knight, Head of Department

  • 30 June
  • 1 July
  • 15 September
  • 16 September

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Latest news

Carly Crouch wins 2017 David Noel Freedman Award

Dr Carly Crouch wins the 2017 David Noel Freedman Award for Excellence and Creativity in Hebrew Bible Scholarship

Treble 20 - high scores in league tables

Treble 20 - high scores in league tables
Treble-top! We're ranked in the top 20 by three major guides.

Will you be the first Nottingham Young Poet Laureate?

Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature is searching for a young poet to represent Nottingham on the international stage. The competition is open to all poets aged between 18-30 who live, work or study in Nottingham. Application deadline 30 June 2017

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Upcoming events

Agamben and Decadence symposium

Machicado Suite Willoughby Hall
The Centre of Theology and Philosophy presents: Agamben and decadence, a one-day symposium

Sensing Divinity: Incense, religion and the ancient sensorium

23 - 24/06/2017
British School of Rome, Ecole francaise de Rome
For scholars working in archaeology, anthropology, cultural history, literature, art history, and the history of religion, as well as local artists and members of the public.

University Open Days 2017: Theology and Religious Studies

30/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
University of Nottingham
Visit us and find out more about studying theology and religious studies at the University of Nottingham.

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Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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